The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 61 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing IVR 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.36% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
280 329 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.82% 32.93% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 163 160
Median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £526 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.39 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IVR across the Buckinghamshire region.

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Buckinghamshire region.

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 11 £525 +50.00%
IVR
South East

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IVR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 17 (89.47%) Avaya
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) CCNA
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (68.42%) VoIP
3 13 (68.42%) Ethernet
3 13 (68.42%) F5
4 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (57.89%) Workflow
5 10 (52.63%) Remedy
5 10 (52.63%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) ADSL
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
7 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) e-Health
7 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
7 6 (31.58%) CA
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) Genesys
10 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.79%) BDD
10 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
10 3 (15.79%) SDET
11 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Ethernet
1 13 (68.42%) VoIP
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 7 (36.84%) ADSL
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) MPLS
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Network Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Network Operations Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (31.58%) e-Health
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Workflow
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CCNA
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Avaya
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) F5
4 10 (52.63%) Remedy
5 6 (31.58%) CA
6 4 (21.05%) Genesys
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft